Governor James T. Morehead Records, 1834-1836
- Governor James T. Morehead Records, 1834-1836
- Morehead, James T.
- .5 cubic ft.
- Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
- Biography / History
- Governor James T. Morehead served in office from 1834-1836 as a Whig Party affiliate. Originally from Bullitt County, KY, Morehead resided in Warren County, KY. His occupation was a Lawyer. James T. Morehead is notable as the first native-born Governor, succeeded to office upon death of Breathitt. Governor Morehead was a supporter of Henry Clay. He also later served in U.S. Senate from 1841-1847.
Contents of the Collection
Executive Journal, 1834
- Volume 1